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Frontline National Published: June 11, 2019
Location
Columbus, Georgia
Job Type
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Description

Frontline National is currently seeking Physician Extenders (PA/NP) for full-time opportunities in Columbus, Georgia. Please apply online or contact a recruiter directly at 513-528-7823 to learn more about these great opportunities!

Frontline National, LLC, founded in 2004, is a nationally-renowned staffing firm dedicated to identifying and placing superior candidates who possess the qualification, energy, and talent to match the high standards of client's expectations.

Frontline National is an SBA certified 8(a), Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) firm, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Frontline National is dedicated to providing superior customer service to our clients and candidates. We have a proven track record and marketplace expertise to successfully recruit and place professionals on a National scale.

Frontline National is also proud to announce its participation in the Department of Defense Military Spouse Employment Partnership. By joining the Military Spouse Employment Partnership, Frontline National is becoming part of an even larger collective effort to support military spouse employment.

Job Duties, including but not limited to:

  • Perform a full range of medical services for all age groups to include the ability and experience to adequately diagnose and treat urgent, acute, chronic diseases and injuries and manage complex medical problems including but not limited to: skin; head; eyes; ears; nose; throat; neck; cardiovascular system; pulmonary system; gastrointestinal system; musculoskeletal system; genitourinary system; reproductive system; lymphopoietic system; nervous system; endocrine system and psychological system.
  • Assess patient’s medical conditions, diagnose, plan therapy and prescribe medications appropriate for the diagnosis to include ordering and evaluating laboratory test, ordering and evaluating imaging studies, and providing for follow –up or referral care. Shall become familiar with Medical Treatment Facility (MTF) formulary. Contract providers authorized to prescribe pharmaceuticals shall do so according to the availability of drugs listed therein and follow the procedures of the MTF when prescribing drugs.
  • Consult with a physician when patients return with the same unresolved complaint twice in a single episode of care.  Serve as primary care manager for the medical management of patients with a panel of up to 900 - 1500 patients.
  • Ability to react with alertness and skill in any emergency situation, e.g., cardiac or respiratory arrest, hemorrhage, shock, severe physical trauma and psychiatric reaction. Serves as a member of resuscitation team.
  • Possess knowledge of the pharmacology of most commonly used emergency drugs, anticipated results, usual dosages and their locations on the crash cart.  Administer medications.

Minimum Qualifications:

Education:  Completion of the following:

  • Physician Assistant:
    • Bachelor's degree or above from an accredited college or university certified by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).
  • Nurse Practitioner:
    • Master's degree or above from an academic program, within the nursing specialty field of study that is accredited by a regional or national nursing accrediting agency recognized by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Experience:  Candidates must have the following experience:

  • Must be able to provide proof of clinical competency within the past two years

Security:

  • National Background
  • Must be US Citizen
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work site

License/Certification and Training:

  • Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in any US state, territory, or District of Columbia
  • Board certification:
    • Physician Assistant: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
    • Nurse Practitioner: Certified as a Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) or the recognized national nursing certification organization for the specialty area of practice as appropriate (for example, National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses, American Nurses Association, National Certification Corporation for the Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Specialties).
  • Basic Life Support Certification (BLS) from American Heart Association
  • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Registration
  • State of Georgia Additional Requirements:
    • Nurse Practitioner’s licensed by the State of Georgia shall have a nurse protocol agreement in effect prior to seeing patients and signing prescriptions under the provision of the agreement. The nurse protocol agreement is in effect immediately when both the delegating physician and the nurse practitioner have signed and dated the agreement.
      • The nurse protocol agreement shall be submitted to the Georgia Medical Board within thirty (30) days of being signed by the delegating physician and nurse practitioner.
    • Physician Assistant - A PA’s supervising physician has the primary responsibility for supervising the PA’s practice pursuant to the PA’s job description.
      • Physician may delegate prescriptive authority if outlined in the job description. The PA may prescribe drugs, devices and Schedules III-V controlled substances. PA’s are not allowed to prescribe Schedule II medications.
      • A job description document must be signed by the supervising physician and the PA, and the document delegates the tasks a PA may perform. The activities must be within the supervising physician’s scope of practice and be approved by the State Medical Board.

Schedule:

  • Monday - Friday between 7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Excludes Federal Holidays
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